In this Sunday Morning talk, we'll discuss using the techniques of thought transformation to transform problems into the causes for our own enlightenment. We'll examine how we dealt with problems, and how we could have dealt with them, so that they become the fuel to expand our love, compassion, wisdom, and refuge. Looking forward, we will prepare for the problems that will come to us using meditations so that we are not only ready, but, like the great yogis, even excited to experience problems... Topics: Buddhism, Tibetan Buddhism, Lamrim, Scott Snibbe, LoJong, Transforming Problems
Psychotherapist and author Karuna Cayton will talk about his book. He introduces a process for working with, rather than against, depression, anxiety, and stress by recognizing the habitual ways our minds perceive, react, and ultimately mislead us. He also presents practical exercises for stepping onto the path of a radically liberating self-understanding. While the essence of the wisdom he presents is central to Buddhism, he covers it in a way that is accessible to all. Topics: Buddhism, Tibetan Buddhism, Lamrim, Problems, Depression, Anxiety, Stress, Wisdom, Karuna Cayton
Drawing directly on the Buddha's wisdom, Christopher explores worldly and spiritual experiences including an enquiry into ethics, love and awakening. He also addresses the deepest levels of Dharma including depths of meditation, non-self, emptiness and liberation. His talks are practical and insightful, serious and at times, humorous. CHRISTOPHER TITMUSS, a senior teacher in the West, offers Dharma teachings addressing the wide variety of issues in daily life including mindfulness, meditation,... Topics: dharma, hindrances, greed, problems, buddha, sangha, personality, Buddhism, Buddha, Sarnath,...
Transforming Problems Into Happiness Mind Training Discovering Buddhism Ven. Losang Monlam Using the Eight Verses of Thought Transformation, this class explores ways in which the way we might transform the way we normally approach difficulties in our lives. Learn special methods and meditations of mind training or lo-jong as a means to transform your problems into happiness! An emphasis is made on integrating BuddhaÃâs teachings within our daily life and introducing meditations for... Topics: Buddhism, Tse Chen Ling Center, Tibetan Buddhism, Ven. Losang Monlam, Discovering Buddhism,... Source: Discovering Buddhism Program
A sermon on Isaiah 33:14-24 by Brian Abasciano delivered on 12/21/14 at Faith Community Church, Hampton, NH. This message was given at Faith Community Church's 2014 Christmas service (which is normally the Sunday before Christmas, or Christmas itself if it falls on a Sunday). Although the passage itself is not a "Christmas passage," the message ties it into Christmas because it prophesies about various blessings that Christmas came to bring to us. Topics: Christmas, blessing, trust, obey, walking with the Lord, abundance, faith, joy, rejoicing, seeing...
All levels. At some time or another, we all ask: Why me? Life brings its share of problems and learning how to work with them is the essence of Buddhist practice. The Buddha observed that we create the problems we experience and itâs possible to transform even the worst difficulties into happiness by transforming our attitudes toward them. Ven. Robina Courtin lays out a very practical approach to the problems we experience in everyday life. Topics: buddhism, tibetan buddhism, Ven. Robina Courtin, Tse Chen Ling, Problems, Happiness
Transforming Problems Into Happiness Mind Training Discovering Buddhism Ven. Lobsang Chokyi Using the Eight Verses of Thought Transformation, this class explores ways in which the way we might transform the way we normally approach difficulties in our lives. Learn special methods and meditations of mind training or lo-jong as a means to transform your problems into happiness! An emphasis is made on integrating BuddhaÃ‚â€™s teachings within our daily life and introducing meditations for... Topics: Buddhism, Tse Chen Ling Center, Tibetan Buddhism, Discovering Buddhism, Buddhist teachings, Lojong,... Source: Discovering Buddhism Program